Liberal leadership hopeful Dianne Watts kicked off her province-wide tour on Oct. 2 with a visit to the Duncan Garage Cafe & Bakery on Vancouver Island. Pictured is Watts, right, talking to North Cowichan councillor Tom Walker. (Robert Barron/Citizen)

B.C. Liberal leadership candidate visits Revelstoke

Dianne Watts will be at Conversations Coffee House tonight for a Meet and Greet

B.C. Liberal leadership candidate Dianne Watts will be in Revelstoke tonight.

According to a Nov. 21 press release, Watts, a former mayor and “champion of BC communities will meet with local constituents, local officials and business leaders throughout the region to discuss issues of concern throughout the interior.”

Revelstoke is the first stop on Watts’ trip to the Interior with stops in Salmon Arm and Vernon also scheduled over the next few days.

“Communities are the engines behind economic growth and delivering public services and the time has come to strengthen our partnerships between local communities and the province,” said Watts.

The Meet and Greet in Revelstoke is scheduled for 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. tonight at Conversations Coffee House on Mackenzie Avenue.

She will be in Salmon Arm at Chestor’s House of Cinnamon from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 22 and in Vernon later the same day at Sir Winston’s Pub from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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